Land Rover And Jaguar Win At Car Design Awards
AddThis Social Bookmark Button
By: Land Rover

•Land Rover takes two prizes at Car Design Awards 2017, hosted during the Turin Motor Show

•Land Rover brand wins Best Brand Design Language

•Groundbreaking Jaguar I-PACE Concept wins Best Concept Car award

•Range Rover Velar on sale later this fall, priced from $49,900

(TURIN, ITALY) – June 6, 2017 - Land Rover has won the Best Brand Design Language award at the 2017 Car Design Awards for its family of vehicles, recently joined by the new Range Rover Velar. The Jaguar I-PACE Concept electric performance SUV brought more success to Britain's biggest car manufacturer, winning the Concept Car category award.

The awards, held at the Turin Motor Show by Auto&Design magazine, celebrate brands and models that have contributed significantly to the evolution of automotive design. An international panel of journalists chooses winners in three categories: Concept Cars, Production Cars and Brand Design Language (new for 2017).

The jury of experts felt the Land Rover design team achieved the best interpretation of a formal brand design language across an entire product range, most recently displayed in the new Range Rover Velar with its unprecedented glamour, modernity and elegance.

Gerry McGovern, Land Rover Chief Design Officer, accepted the inaugural Best Brand Design Language award. He said, 'It's great to be recognized for the hard work and creative endeavour of the whole Land Rover team. This is a true team effort and one that will continue the transformation of our business.'

The Range Rover Velar took second place in the Production Cars category. Designed to fill the white space between the Range Rover Sport and the Range Rover Evoque, Velar offers levels of luxury, refinement and all-terrain capability never before seen in the mid-size SUV segment. It goes on sale later this fall, priced from $49,900.


Trending News
  • Porsche Announces Rennsport Reunion VI To Be Held September 2018
  • Mecum Auctions To Race Into Monterey With Historic And Championship-Winning Race Cars
  • BMW To Unveil World Premiere Of An All-New BMW Roadster Concept And The North American Premiere Of The Concept 8 Series
  • Off-Road Success And Sporty Debut For Toyota Racing Over Weekend
  • Subaru On The Podium At Red Bull Global Rallycross Atlantic City

    The Jaguar I-PACE Concept won the Best Concept Car category. One of the most visually arresting concepts ever produced by Jaguar, the electric performance SUV takes full advantage of the packaging freedom offered by electrification. It previews Jaguar's first electric vehicle, the Jaguar I-PACE, which will be on the road in the second half of 2018.

    Ian Callum, Jaguar Director of Design, said, 'This award recognizes that the Jaguar I-PACE Concept is a radical departure for electric vehicles. It represents the next generation of battery electric vehicle design. It's a dramatic, future-facing design – the product of authentic Jaguar DNA matched with beautiful, premium details and British craftsmanship.'

  • posted on conceptcarz.com

    Recent News
    Nissan To Sell Electric Battery Business To GSR Capital

    – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Nissan) today announced it has entered into a definitive sale and purchase agreement with GSR Capital (GSR), a private investment fund, for the sale of Nissans electric battery......

    Mazda Announces Long-Term Vision For Technology Development, 'Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030'

    —Mazda Motor Corporation today announced Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030, a new long-term vision for technology development that looks ahead to the year 2030. As part of the new technology to achieve this......

    Mazda Announces Long-Term Vision For Technology Development, 'Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030'

    Mazda Motor Corporation today announced Sustainable Zoom-Zoom 2030, a new long-term vision for technology development that looks ahead to the year 2030. As part of the new technology to achieve this......

    Toyota And Mazda Enter Business And Capital Alliance

    Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Mazda Motor Corporation (Mazda) signed an agreement today to enter a business and capital alliance, with the aim of further strengthening their lasting partnership. Todays......

    Jaguar I-Pace Concept Named Most Significant Concept Vehicle Of 2017

    - The Jaguar I-PACE Concept has been named Most Significant Concept Vehicle of 2017 at the 16th North American Concept Vehicle Awards. As well as achieving the highest overall score to take away the......

    Start-Up Incubator Programme From Volkswagen Starts With Six Mobility Teams In The Transparent Factory

    The Transparent Factory from Volkswagen is starting a new chapter: six innovative mobility teams will today begin the new start-up incubator programme in Dresden. They now have 200 days to take their......

    Three Out Of Three: Three Titles For Renault E.Dams In Three Seasons Of FIA Formula E Championship

    Created three years ago, the FIA Formula E championship saw Renault confirm its supremacy. The performance and energy of Renault e.dams was duly rewarded today, as the French squad was crowned FIA Formula......

    2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid
    2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid  2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid  2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid  2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid  2018 Honda Clarity Plug-In Hybrid  
    2018 Jaguar F-Type
    2018 Jaguar F-Type  2018 Jaguar F-Type  2018 Jaguar F-Type  2018 Jaguar F-Type  2018 Jaguar F-Type  
    2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake
    2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake  2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake  2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake  2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake  2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake  
    2018 Jaguar XJ
    2018 Jaguar XJ  2018 Jaguar XJ  2018 Jaguar XJ  2018 Jaguar XJ  2018 Jaguar XJ  
    2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron
    2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron  2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron  2017 Audi A3 Sportback e-tron  
    2017 Bollinger B1
    2017 Bollinger B1  2017 Bollinger B1  2017 Bollinger B1  2017 Bollinger B1  2017 Bollinger B1  
    2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid
    2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid  2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid  2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid  2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid  2017 Cadillac CT6 Plug-In Hybrid  
    2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2
    2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2  2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2  2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2  2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2  2017 Citroen Berlingo Electric L2  
    2017 Eagle Spyder GT
    2017 Eagle Spyder GT  2017 Eagle Spyder GT  2017 Eagle Spyder GT  2017 Eagle Spyder GT  2017 Eagle Spyder GT  
    2017 Faraday Future FF 91
    2017 Faraday Future FF 91  2017 Faraday Future FF 91  2017 Faraday Future FF 91  2017 Faraday Future FF 91  2017 Faraday Future FF 91  

    Vehicle information, history, and
    specifications from concept to production.

    Follow ConceptCarz on Facebook  Follow ConceptCarz on Twitter RSS News Feed

    Conceptcarz.com
    © 1998-2017 Conceptcarz.com Reproduction or reuse prohibited without written consent.